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Discover Zayenki in Belarus

Zayenki in the region of Vitsyebskaya Voblastsʼ is a town located in Belarus - some 133 mi or ( 215 km ) North of Minsk , the country's capital .

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Local time in Zayenki is now 01:21 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Minsk " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Ludza, Smolensk, Pskov, Veliky Novgorod, and Vilnius. When in this area, you might want to check out Ludza . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Zayenki ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Borovitsy

Borovitsy (also Borovitsi, Polotsk Northwest, and Borovtsy) is an air base in Belarus, located 16 km northwest of Polatsk. It is a Cold War air base with sprawling taxiway area and pads for about 40 aircraft. During the 1960s it was probably home to attack aircraft regiments, but by the 1980s it was served only by the 276 BVP (276th Combat Helicopter Regiment) flying Mi-8 and Mi-24 helicopters.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 55.61 28.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Soviet Air Force bases

Atlant Stadium

Atlant Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Novopolotsk, Belarus. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Naftan Novopolotsk. The stadium was built in 1970 and is currently holds 4,520 people.

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Located at 55.54 28.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Vitebsk Region, Football venues in Belarus, Multi-purpose stadiums in Belarus

Navapolatsk

Navapolatsk (Belarusian: Наваполацк; Russian: Новополоцк, Novopolotsk, lit. New Polatsk) is a city in Vitsebsk Province, Belarus, with a population (2008 estimate) of 107,458. Founded in 1958, it is located close to the city of Polatsk and the name literally means "New Polatsk".

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Located at 55.53 28.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Cities and towns built in the Soviet Union, Cities in Belarus, Populated places established in 1958, Populated places in Vitebsk Region

Saint Sophia Cathedral in Polotsk

The Cathedral of Holy Wisdom in Polotsk (Belarusian: Полацкі Сафійскі сабор; Russian: Собор Святой Софии в Полоцке) was built by Prince Vseslav Briacheslavich (rr.1044–1101) between 1044 (it is first mentioned in the Voskresenskaia Chronicle under the year 1056) and 1066. It stands at the confluence of the Polota and Western Dvina Rivers on the eastern side of the city and is probably the oldest church in Belarus.

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Located at 55.49 28.76 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Vitebsk Region, Churches in Belarus, Landmarks in Belarus, Museums in Vitebsk Region

Boris stones

Boris Stones, also called Dvina Stones, are seven medieval artifacts erected along the bank of the Western Dvina between Polotsk and Drissa, Belarus. They probably predate Christianity in the area, but were inscribed in the 12th century with text and an image of Christ. The largest of the stones is 17 metres in circumference.

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Located at 55.49 28.76 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: History of Belarus (862–1236), Kievan Rus', Landmarks in Belarus, Old Russian inscriptions, Sacred rocks